MERC Partners, Ireland’s leading executive search firm, is pleased to announce that Conor McClafferty has joined the team as a Partner, focusing on senior executive and board level searches.
Conor brings extensive experience and deep commercial knowledge to the firm having spent fourteen years working in the City of London, most recently as a Partner with Finsbury – a global leader in strategic communications. He has advised senior executives at leading domestic and international clients on a range of areas, including media relations, financial communications and investor relations, mergers and acquisitions, litigation, and reputation management. Prior to joining Finsbury, he spent over five years at Brunswick where he advised a range of FTSE 100 clients and worked for ICI as their Corporate Communications Manager.
Conor graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce from University College Dublin and a Master of Science from The Michael Smurfit Graduate School of Business.
Pictured from left to right: Partner – John Glenny, Managing Partner – Ruth Curran, Partner – Conor McClafferty, Consultant – Katy Carolan and Partner – Kieran Duff.